Business transformation expert, Ken McAllister, joins expanding Business Operations Practice

Business transformation expert joins expanding Business Operations Practice

For Immediate Release

Ottawa, ON, June 10, 2014 – Stratford Managers Corporation, the management consulting firm that turns strategy into performance, today announced that seasoned operations specialist Ken McAllister has joined the firm to enhance the Business Operations practice as Director of Business Operations.

Over his extensive career, Ken has led several businesses through complex transformations. He has been a key participant in leading organizations through rapid expansions and consolidations; managing through significant downsizing and growth resulting in sustained profitability. Ken has managed over 200 new production introductions, completed over 40 mechanical designs and product validations as well as developing, negotiating and managing global supply chain solutions that delivered over $200M in product.

Prior to joining Stratford Managers, Ken led the Business Operations, Program Management, Engineering and Product Data Management organizations at Sanmina Ottawa. Ken successfully led his organization through a challenging period of restructuring and cultural transition and established the foundation for sustainable growth and profitability.

“Stratford Managers turns strategy into improved business performance through a range of multidisciplinary consulting services,” said Colleen Kelley, VP and Practice Lead of the Business Operations Practice. “Ken brings over 20 years of experience in Business Operations to help guide organizations through transitions and achieve improved results through business execution. He will be located at our Toronto office.”

Ken holds a Bachelor’s of Applied Science and Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto.

About Stratford Managers Corporation

Stratford Managers Corporation is a management-consulting firm comprised of seasoned management consultants teamed with business executives with decades of experience in a wide range of markets and professions. Headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, the company’s unique ability to combine strategic planning with implementation support enables clients to convert sound business strategies into rapid results. Stratford Managers’ experts work side-by-side with clients to tackle the toughest business challenges and build organizational competency as trusted partners in client success. For more information visit

For additional information contact:

Colleen Kelley VP and Practice Lead, Business Operations
Stratford Managers Corporation
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